My Home awarded at Docudays in Kiev

12th International documentary human rights festival has just ended. During the awards ceremony, held on March 26th  in Cinema House in Kyiv, the Audience Award went to My Home, the film of Jiří Stejskal (nutprodukce, CZ), DOK.Incubator participating film from 2013.

The story of a struggle of Natasha Yurchenko, who used to live in a small village before developers decided to rebuild the area into a modern district. Her neighbors have been expelled and Natasha’s family including her two husbands, four children, seven pigs and a herd of goats are trapped between the skyscrapers. What will be the cost of fighting for her farm, her way of life, her belief?

the film premiered at Ji.hlava IDFF in 2014 and has been screen at a couple of festivals since then including One World HRFF in Prague.Family_hole